United Fly Tyers of Rhode Island, Inc.

Sinking Ant

Tied by: Dick Pearce

​Thread: Black Monocord or 6/0 black and 8/0 black
Hook: Size 12-22
Body: Lead or non-lead Wire, black monocord (for 16 and over hooks) or 6/0 thread
Head: Black Monocord (or dull red for red-headed ant)
Legs: Small black hackle
QuickTite Super Glue, Head Cement, Black Laquer Gloss Coat